Cast and Crew: Richard Lester (Director); Ilyia and Alexander Salkind (Producers); Oliver Reed, Raquel Welch, Richard Chamberlain, Frank Finlay, Geraldine Chaplin, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Spike Milligan, Roy Kinnear, Simon Ward, Faye Dunaway, Charlton Heston, Joss Ackland, Sybil Danning
What It’s About: Young swordsman D’Artagnan (Michael York) comes to Paris and finds himself embroiled in adventure and romance alongside The Three Musketeers.
Why Watch it Today?: The Three Musketeers are the most famous creation of author Alexadre Dumas, born today in 1802. Today’s movie is one of the best adaptations of this oft filmed work, with a stellar cast, great sword play and humor.
Where to Get It: Amazon; your local library; Netflix (DVD only)